Cape Town - South Africa 'A' suffered further rain frustration on their
tour to the United Kingdom after only 13 overs were possible on the opening day
of their first four-day, warm-up match against Hampshire in Southampton on
With three of their five 50-over matches already washed out
by the weather, the visitors would have been hoping for a better start to the
second part of their tour at the Ageas Bowl but it did not happen.
mainly rainy Day One on the southern coast of England, they reached stumps on
This after the home side, captained by Australian George
Bailey, won the toss and opted to field first.
SA 'A' skipper Aiden Markram lasted just 13 deliveries until he
was dismissed by Brad Wheal for three, while Theunis de Bruyn made six and was
then removed by Matt Salisbury.
Play lasted a little under an hour in total with Heino Kuhn
batting for the full duration to be nine not out at stumps, with Rudi Second
yet to score.
SA 'A' are playing two warm-up matches, before facing hosts
the England Lions in a one-off, four-day game on June 21.
South Africa 'A' squad for four-day series against England Lions:
Heino Kuhn (Titans), Aiden Markram - captain (Titans), Theunis de Bruyn (Knights), Temba Bavuma (Highveld Lions), Khaya Zondo (Dolphins), Jason Smith (Cape Cobras), Heinrich Klaasen - wkt (Titans), Wiaan Mulder (Highveld Lions), Rudi Second (Knights), Dane Piedt (Cape Cobras), Dane Paterson (Cape Cobras), Duanne Olivier (Knights), Junior Dala (Titans), Beuran Hendricks (Highveld Lions)